Virtual Storytimes

While you are staying safe at home, please enjoy our Children’s Librarians as they present "Virtual Storytimes."  Enjoy!  Be sure to scroll down the page for more stories to watch!

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"Virtual Storytimes on Demand" by the Inglewood Public Library’s Children’s Librarians have been added to our YouTube Channel:  Storytime with the City of Inglewood 
or click on the photos below.


FAMILY STORYTIME
Family Storytime My Head is Full of Colors Opens in new windowFamily Storytime with Ms. Pamela
July 27, 2020
Book Read: My Head is Full of Colors by Catherine Friend and Kiki. Flannelboards: "Miss Mary Mack" and "Moses Supposes."
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July 23, 2020
Book Read:  Epossumondas by Colleen Salley and Janet Stevens.  Flannelboard songs: "Fruit Howjadoo" and "Fiddle-i-Fee."
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Family Storytime with Ms. Pamela
May 11, 2020
Book Read: Too Many Fairies: A Celtic Tale by Margaret Read MacDonald and Susan Mitchell.  Song:  "Little Rabbit Foo Foo"  Flannelboard:  "Five Little Fairies"

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Family Storytime with Ms. Pamela
April 27, 2020

Book Read:  Library Lion written by Michelle Knudsen and illustrated by Kevin Hawkes
Fingerplay:  "By Gum, By Gum"
Flannelboard:  "Flip Flap Jack"


PRESCHOOL STORYTIME
Preschool Storytime - The Letter "A" Opens in new windowPreschool Storytime with Ms. Pamela
August 3, 2020
Theme:  The Letter, "A"
Books read: "Outch!" and "Have You Ever Seen...an ABC Book?"

Songs and Flannelboards:  "Tommy Thumbs," "Open, Shut Them," "Five Little Monkeys Sitting in a Tree," "Farmer Jones Had Five Green Apples," and "A is for Apple."
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Flannelboard Story with Ms. Damitri
June 15, 2020
Flannelboard: "Open Up the Barn Door."

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Preschool Storytime with Ms. Damitri
April 20, 2020
Book Read:  Elephants Cannot Dance!  written and illustrated by Mo Willems
Book Read:  Want My Hat Back  written and illustrated by Jon Klassen

Songs:  "We Wave and Say Hello," "I’m a Little Teapot," "Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes."
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Preschool Storytime with Ms. Damitri
April 20, 2020
Book Read:  T
aking a Bath with the Dog and Other Things That Make Me Happy 
written and illustrated by Scott Menchin
Songs: "Itsy Bitsy Spider," "Head, Shoulders, Knees, & Toes," "Teddy Bear, Teddy Bear"
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Preschool Storytime with Ms. Damitri
April 20, 2020
Book Read:  A Good Day. by Kevin Henkes

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Preschool Storytime with Ms. Damitri
April 20, 2020
Book Read:  Big Bugs: Giant Creepy Crawly Pop Ups from Scholastic
Songs:  "Teddy Bear, Teddy Bear".

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Preschool Storytime with Ms. Damitri
April 20, 2020
Flannelboard:  "Five Little Stars"


BILINGUAL AND STORYTIME IN SPANISH
Storytime in Spanish with Ms. Celia June 18, 2020 Opens in new window
Storytime in Spanish with Ms. Celia
June 18, 2020

Libro: El Ratoncito, La Fresca Roja Y Madura Y El Gran Oso Hambriento
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Bilingual Storytime with Ms. Celia
May 27, 2020
Book Read:  Little I by Michael Hall
Song: "Hello Friends"/"Buenos Dias Amigos," "The Alphabet Song."
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Bilingual Storytime with Ms. Celia
May 6, 2020

Book Read: Bear Came Along by Richard T. Morris and illustrated by LeUyen Pham
Book Read: Do Not Open this Book by Adam Lehrhaupt and illustrated by Matthew Forsythe
Songs:  "Hello Friends"/"Buenos Dias Amigos," 
"Los Pollitos"/"The Chicks"
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Bilingual Storytime with Ms. Celia
May 6, 2020

Book Read:  If You Plant a Seed  written and illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Book Read:  Waiting written and illustrated by Kevin Henkes
Fingerplay:  "Hello Friends"/"Buenos Dias Amigos"
Flannelboard: "Five Little Dragons"

More Books Read Aloud on Video
The books below link to YouTube videos.  They are read aloud by the author, a teacher, librarian, or a celebrity.  Some contain ads at the beginning of the video --- you can click on SKIP AD if you do not want to see the ads. Enjoy!

MICHELLE OBAMA READS ON PBSKIDS.ORG
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’Mondays With Michelle Obama’ is part of the PBS KIDS Read-Along series.

Michelle Obama has launched a series of online video readings for kids with the classic picture book, The Gruffalo, which the former first lady called the story of a mouse who uses his "wit and imagination" to get the best of a fox and other would-be predators.

Mondays With Michelle Obama is part of the PBS KIDS Read-Along series. Click on the book covers to hear Mrs. Obama read the story.

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle Opens in new window
Michelle and Barack Obama Read "The Word Collector" Opens in new window
Oh, The Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss Opens in new window
Giraffe Problems by John Jory Opens in new window
PICTURE BOOKS FOR PRESCHOOLERS
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Opens in new windowWe're Going on a Bear Hunt Opens in new window
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Head to Toe by Eric Carle Opens in new windowPapa Please Get The Moon For Me by Eric Carle Opens in new windowTabby McTat by Julia Donaldson Opens in new window
PICTURE BOOKS FOR KINDERGARTENERS - 1ST GRADERS
Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena Opens in new windowWhat If? by Samantha Berger Opens in new windowA Bike Like Sergio's Opens in new window
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I Am Not Scared Opens in new windowYou Don't Want a Unicorn Opens in new window
PICTURE BOOKS FOR 2ND - 3RD GRADERS
Hello Lighthouse by Sophie Blackhall Opens in new windowExtra Yarn Opens in new windowMoon! Earth's Best Friend Opens in new window
Llama Destroys the World Opens in new window
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PICTURE BOOKS FOR 4TH GRADERS AND UP
Pocket Full of Colors: The Magical World of Mary Blair, Disney Artist Extraordianire Opens in new windowAda's Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay by Susan Hood Opens in new windowOne Plastic Bag Opens in new window